Bibliography - Domestication



Griffiths, W. J., Jr. Absence of audiogenic seizures in wild Norway and Alexandrine rats. Science 99: 62, 1944.

Emlen, J. T. Device for holding live wild rats. Jour. Wildlife Manag. 8: 264, 1944.

Richter, C. P. Incidence of rat bites and rat bite fever in Baltimore. J. A. M. A. 128: 324, 1945.

Richter, C. P. and Emlen, J. T., Jr. A modified rabbit box trap for use in catching live wild rats for laboratory and field studies. Pub. Health Rep. 60: 1303, 1945.

Griffiths, W. J., Jr. Audiogenic fits produced by magnesium deficiency in tame domestic Norway rats and in wild Norway rats. Am. Jour. Physiol. 149: 135, 1947.

Emlen, J. T., Jr. Baltimore's Community rat control program. Amer. Jour. Pub. Health 37: No. 6, 721, June 1947.

Richter, C. P. and Hall, C. E. Comparison of intestinal lengths and Peyer's patches in wild and domestic Norway and in wild Alexandrine rats. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. & Med. 66: 561, 1947.

Hall, C. E. Comparison of the preputial glands in the Alexandrine, the wild and domestic Norway rats. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. & Med. 69: 233, 1948.

Richter, C. P. The use of the wild Norway rat for psychiatric research. Jour. Nerv. & Ment. Dis. 110: No. 5, 379, November, 1949.

Richter, C. P., Rogers, P. V., and Hall, C. E. Failure of salt replacement therapy in adrenalectomized recently captured wild Norway rats. Endocrinol. 46: 233, 1950.

Richter, C. P. Domestication of the Norway rat and its implication for the problem of stress. Proc. Ass. Res. Nerv. & Mental Dis. 29: 19, 1949.

Richter, C. P. The effects of domestication on the steroids of animals and man. Read at the National Academy of Science Meeting, Nov. 5-7, 1951. Yale Univ. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., November, 1951.

Richter, C. P. The effects of domestication on the steroids of animals and man. Symposium on Steroids and Behavior, Ciba Foundation, London, 1951.

Mosier, H. D., Jr. Responses of the rat adrenal to a high salt diet. Abstract in Johns Hopkins Bulletin 89: 44, 1951.

Richter, C. P., Jones, G. E. S., and Woods, J. W. Behavior cycles produced in rats by thyroidectomy, injection of I 131, or by feeding sulfamerazine. Meeting of the Endocrine Society, May 28-30, 1953, New York City.

Richter, C. P. Stress and structural change. Seventh Annual Menas S. Gregory Lecture, May 1, 1952. New York University-Bellevue Medical Center, New York City.

Richter, C. P. Domestication of the Norway rat and its implications for the study of genetics in man. Read at the meeting of American Society of Human Genetics, Ithaca, New York. September, 1952. American Jour. Genet. 4: 273, 1952.

Woods, J. H. Differences in adrenal response to adverse conditions in wild and domesticated Norway rats. Fed. Proc. 12: No. 522, March 1953.

Richter, C. P. Behavioral regulation of homeostasis. Symposium on stress. March 16-18, 1953. Army Medical Service Graduate School, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D. C.

Richter, C. P. and Mosier, H. D., Jr. Maximum sodium chloride intake and thirst in domesticated and wild Norway rats. Amer. Jour. Physiol. 176: 213, 1954.

Woods, J. W. Effects of a chronically cold environment on endocrine organs of wild and domesticated rats. Fed. Proc. 13: No.555, March 1954.

Richter, C. P. The effects of domestication and selection on the behavior of the Norway rat. Jour. Nat. Cancer Institute 15: 727, 1954.

Wood, D. E. Hypophysectomy and domestication in the Norway rat. Bull. Johns Hopk. Hosp. 97: No. 2, p. 178, August 1955.

Karli, P. C. The Norway rat's killing response to the white mouse: an experimental analysis. Behavior X: 81, 1956.

Mosier, H. D., Jr. Comparative histological study of the adrenal cortex of the wild and domesticated Norway rat. Endocrinol. 60: 460, No. 4, April 1957.

Woods, J. W. The effects of long-term exposure to cold upon adrenal weight and ascorbic acid content in wild and domesticated Norway rats. Jour. Physiol. 135: No. 2, 384, 1957.

Mosier, H. D., Jr. and Richter, C. P. Response of the glomerulosa layer of the adrenal gland of wild and domesticated Norway rats to low and high salt diets. Endocrinol. 62: 268, No. 3, March 1958.

Richter, C. P. Rats, man and the welfare state. Amer. Psychologist 14: 18, No. 1, January 1959.

Mosier, H. D. and Richter, C. P. Histologic and physiologic comparisons of the thyroid glands of the wild and domesticated Norway rat. Anat. Rec. 158: 263, No. 3, July 1967.

Richter, C. P. Experiences of a reluctant rat-catcher: the common Norway rat--friend or enemy. Reprinted from Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 112, No. 6, December 1968.

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